Amazon Web Services
3.4 of 5 81 reviews
www.aws.amazon.com Seattle, WA 1000 to 5000 Employees
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2006
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Information Technology
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Rackspace, Microsoft, Google

Launched in 2006, Amazon Web Services (AWS) began exposing key infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services -- now widely known as cloud computing. The ultimate benefit of cloud computing, and AWS, is the ability to leverage a new business model and turn capital infrastructure expenses into variable costs. Businesses no longer need to plan and procure servers and other IT resources weeks or months in advance. Using AWS, businesses can take advantage of Amazon's expertise and economies of scale to access resources when their business needs them...More


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Amazon Web Services CEO Jeffrey P. Bezos

Jeffrey P. Bezos

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Amazon and AWS - smart people, fun projects, great work environment

 Former Software Development Engineer II in Herndon, VA (US)

Pros: Smart people who take ownership. Managers who don't get in the way and are above average. In general, you'll learn quite a bit. Full Review

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Interview Details I applied through Linkedin for the position of Senior Product Manager (AWS Mobile services). I received a screening phone call from the HR who referred me to the Product Director. During the call, I was asked many questions about my previous work experience. More questions about products that I…Full Interview

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